For the first time in a long while

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Definition

For the first time in (a long while, 10 years...): Never before in (a long while, 10 years...) has happened
idiom
For the first time in a long while, I got 100% on my Gymglish! That hasn't happened since 2005!

Examples

  • "For the first time in a long while, I feel uninspired and quite frankly, I'm tired."
  • "The temperature has dropped below zero for the first time in a hundred years."

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